|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Renton is 105,179. Renton, Washington is the 304th largest city in the US.
Renton is located entirely in King County.
The peak population of Renton was in 2020, when its population was 106,763. In 2020, Renton was the 294th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 304th largest city in the US. Renton is currently 1.5% smaller than it was in 2020.
Renton has grown 104.2% since the 2000. Renton, Washington is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 90% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Renton has a population density of 3,933 people per square mile.
|298||Spokane Valley, Washington||105,905||30.9%|
|299||Rio Rancho, New Mexico||105,834||100.8%|
|301||El Cajon, California||105,432||10.8%|
|308||South Bend, Indiana||103,353||-4.6%|
|310||Wichita Falls, Texas||102,988||-1.0%|
The total voting age population of Renton, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 67,115. The voting age population is 49.8% male and 50.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.2% of the residents of Renton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Renton are 50.1% White, 24.1% Asian, 9.4% Black, 7.4% Two or more races, 7.2% Other, 1.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.5% American Indian. Additionally, 14.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Renton, 9.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.9%. On a per-household basis, 6.9% of families are below the poverty line in Renton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 71.2% of Renton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.0% of Renton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 36.5% have a bachelor's degree and 11.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Renton residents aged 5 and older, 37.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 17.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Renton is 3.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Renton, 10.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Renton is $77,739.
In Renton, 52.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.8% of housing units in Renton.
Of all the housing units in Renton, 3.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Renton, 30.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 12,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Renton is $1,543.
In Renton, 91.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.